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Warehouse Selector - $1,000 Sign-on Bonus in Dayville at United Natural Foods, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/2/2018

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Job Description

 Join a winning distribution team- Organic, Natural, and Specialty Foods

UNFI WAREHOUSE SELECTOR

DISCOVER WHAT’S NEXT for your career.

We connect farms to families. And now, you can be a part of that. As a warehouse associate, you matter. You aren’t just hand-selecting orders within various warehouse environments of fluctuating temperatures, you are doing the work that nourishes millions. We are incredibly excited about what we do and we want people who can get excited with us.

The job:

  • Receive orders, identify the pick locations and safely pick the items
  • Build stable and well cubed pallets
  • Safely operate pallet jacks and push carts
  • Understand and perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures. Don’t worry, we will teach you everything you need to know with this one.

The type of person we want to join our family:

You are the best of the best. You are strong, active, aware and take pride in what you do.

We prefer that you have some warehouse experience but if you are a hard worker with a great attitude, we are happy to show you everything you need to know.

You will be constantly standing, walking, riding, carrying, twisting, bending, balancing, seeing, hearing, and handling paperwork. You will always be lifting objects weighing from less than 20 lbs. to 60 lbs. And occasionally you will be pushing, sitting, touching, reaching, climbing, pulling, and gripping!

UNFI is a place where people can be their authentic selves and share their own diverse backgrounds, experiences, perspectives and ideas. UNFI is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

 Why work with us:

  • Our GREAT Pay & Benefits – Just ask a current selector when you come for an interview!
  • Your opportunity to grow into supervisory roles
  • Our commitment to listen and respond to feedback
  • Our culture – Recognition for a job well done, company events and picnics, and much more

We can’t wait to meet you!

 

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for having a strong understanding of the equipment he/she uses, pick locations, pallet building, productivity measures and safety procedures.

EEO / VETERANS / DISABLED

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

  • Inspects assigned jack for safety issues
  • Enters the proper information into the productivity measure
  • Identifies the correct pick location and pick sequence in accordance to the order
  • Picks the correct item and quantity, checking UPC’s or item descriptions
  • Places pick labels on the side of the cases
  • Correctly identifies Master Case locations
  • Identifies and immediately reports miss-located products
  • Shrink wraps and labels with correct truck, stop and other required information
  • Stages pallets in appropriate bay
  • Listens for first and last call and obtains all out of stocks in a timely manner
  • Keeps area clean and debris out of work area
  • Immediately informs a foreman, supervisor or manager of any potential safety threats
  • Obtains aisle-cleaning assignment
  • Operates pallet jack/push cart in a safe and efficient manner
  • Reports to supervisor or lead any violation of company policy
  • Builds a stable and well cubed pallet
  • Parks and recharges pallet jack in its appropriate spot at the end of your shift
  • Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location
  • Other duties as assigned

PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENTS:

  1. Selector functions are completed in accordance with Company standards and procedures including quality standards and safety regulations
  2. Effective communication and coordination exist with Company personnel and with management. Assistance and support are provided as needed
  3. Deadlines are met.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:

  • High School Diploma/GED

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE:

  • Understanding of Safety guidelines
  • Strong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systems.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Warehouse/Operations preferred but not required 
  • Understanding of WMS preferred but not required
  • System implementation experience is preferred

SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Ability to select at established minimum rate for department
  • Astute, close attention to detail
  • Understand and properly follow all selecting procedures and verbal instructions in your respective area: grocery, repack, cooler/freezer.
  • Possess an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processes